Historical and cultural retreat near the Battlefields KwaZulu-Natal.
Located in a private game reserve in the heart of the Anglo-Zulu battlefields, Isibindi Zulu Lodge rises majestically from the rugged bushveld and is the ideal place from which to enjoy an exhilarating cultural experience and Battlefield Tour. It is an architectural celebration of the Zulu nation. Experience Zulu culture with local children singing and dancing in a nearby village, followed by a traditional Zulu Boma dinner. Or visit a Zulu homestead.
From Durban take the N3 through Pietermaritzburg until you reach the N11 turn off to Ladysmith. After Ladysmith take the R602 to Dundee. Follow the signs for the R33 to Greytown. Travel approximately 45km on this tarred road. You will pass 2 x Rorkes Drift signs along the way ignore them! When you see the Isibindi Eco Reserve sign and the Elandskraal sign on your left, turn left onto the dirt road. Continue on this dirt road for approximately 14km. Pass a stone church and cemetery on your left, and turn left to Rorkes Drift. If you pass a Zulu trading store on your right, you have GONE TOO FAR! After approximately 6km you will see the Isibindi Eco Reserve sign on your left a few meters further you will see a large black gate indicating the entrance on the right. Press the buzzer and Reception will open the automatic gate for you. Follow the dirt track all the way to the top of the koppie or hill, where you will see the parking area on your left.